U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Improvements of culvert designs can increase the safety of surrounding communities and commuters. Credit: Steve Droter

In the second installment of our photo series we head to Centreville, Maryland to highlight the measures fish biologist Julie Devers has taken to bring safer infrastructure to her community.

Last Friday, the Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge held a dedication ceremony for the Bill Ashe Visitor Facility. But who exactly is Bill Ashe? And why have we named the visitor facility for him?

oyster castles at Chincoteague NWR

New oyster babies (called spat) will soon be making their homes in castles at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, thanks to the help of volunteers and partners. Find out why oysters need castles, and why we need the oysters.